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Title: The Pusher Title Record # 49647
Author: John Varley
Date: 1981-10-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1982Translated by Gérard Lebec
French Passe le temps
1982Translated by Ingela Bergdahl
Swedish Langaren
1982 German Der Pusher
1983 French Le ravitailleur
1983Translated by 浅倉久志 (Hisashi Asakura)
Japanese
プッシャー?Pusshā
Pusshaa
[as by ]
1983Translated by Marcel Bieger
German Der Pusher
1984Translated by Roberta Rambelli
Italian Lo spacciatore
1985Translated by F. Nagy Piroska
Hungarian
A tolóember?A toloember
A tolooember
1985Translated by Annemarie van Ewijc
Dutch De jacht
1985Translated by Bruno Ogorelec
Croatian
Gurač?Gurac
Gurach

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, October 1981 1981-10-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Mercury Press, Inc.  
$1.50?$: US dollar
164
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag David Hardy Checkmark
Det hände i morgon 17?Det hande i morgon 17
1982-00-00 ed. Sam J. Lundwall Delta (Stockholm) (Delta Science Fiction #155) 91-7228-304-1
skr 94.00?skr: Swedish krona (crown)
245
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
anth Eddie Jones  
Fiction, #328 1982-04-00 ed.
Alain Dorémieux?Alain Doremieux
OPTA  
F20.00?F: French frank
196
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag  
The 1982 Annual World's Best SF 1982-05-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-728-0 / UE1728
C$3.50?C$: Canadian dollar
ix+
304
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Wayne D. Barlowe Checkmark
The 1982 Annual World's Best SF 1982-05-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books (DAW Collectors #480) 0-87997-728-0 / UE1728
$2.95?$: US dollar
ix+
304
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Wayne D. Barlowe Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy & Science Fiction: 24th Series 1982-06-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Charles Scribner's Sons 0-684-17490-1
$14.95?$: US dollar
viii+
311
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction of the Year #11 1982-07-00 ed. Terry Carr Timescape / Pocket Books 0-671-44483-2
$3.95?$: US dollar
viii+
438
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
The 1982 Annual World's Best SF 1982-09-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books / SFBC 4786
$4.50?$: US dollar
ix+
273
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Dawn Wilson Checkmark
World's Best SF 1982 1982-11-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim
Bastei Lübbe?Bastei Luebbe
(Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24036)
3-404-24036-7
DM 7.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
447
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Wayne D. Barlowe Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction of the Year 11 1982-11-00 ed. Terry Carr Gollancz 0-575-03156-5
£9.95?£: UK pound
viii+
430
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy & Science Fiction: The 24th Series 1983-04-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Ace Books 0-441-05485-4
$2.95?$: US dollar
viii+
311
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Tito Salamioni Checkmark
L'année 1982-1983 de la Science-Fiction et du Fantastique 1983-04-00 Daniel Riche Temps Futurs 2-86607-035-6
F75.00?F: French frank
302
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
non-fic  
Nebula Award Stories Seventeen 1983-08-00 ed. Joe Haldeman Holt, Rinehart and Winston 0-03-063528-4
$16.95?$: US dollar
291
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Lucy Albanese Checkmark
S-Fマガジン 1983年09月号, #304?Esu-Efu Magajin 1983-nen 09-gatsu Gō, #304
Esu-Efu Magajin 1983-nen 09-gatsu Gou, #304
S-F Magajin 1983-nen 09-gatsu Gō, #304
S-F Magajin 1983-nen 09-gatsu Gou, #304
1983-09-00 ed.
今岡清?いまおかきよし
Imaoka Kiyoshi
早川書房?Hayakawa Shobō
Hayakawa Shobo
はやかわしょぼう
ハヤカワショボウ
 
¥600?¥: Japanese yen
272
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
mag
鶴田一郎?つるたいちろう
Tsuruta Ichirō
Tsuruta Ichirou
 
Dinosaurier auf dem Broadway 1983-11-00 ed. Ronald M. Hahn Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4027) 3-453-30967-7
DM 6.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
302
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Karel Thole Checkmark
I Premi Hugo: 1976-1983 1984-00-00 ed. Sandro Pergameno Editrice Nord (Grandi Opere Nord #10) 88-429-0699-9   xii+
753+
[3]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth David Hardy Checkmark
Die schönsten Science Fiction Stories des Jahres: Band 2 1984-02-00 ed. Terry Carr Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4047) 3-453-30990-1
DM 9.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
526
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
De beste SF van het jaar 1985-00-00 ed. Terry Carr Het Spectrum (Prisma #2410) 90-274-1553-6   254
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Tim White Checkmark
Galaktika 58: Tudományos-fantasztikus antológia?Galaktika 58: Tudomanyos-fantasztikus antologia
Galaktika 58: Tudomaanyos-fantasztikus antoloogia
1985-00-00 ed. Kuczka Péter
Kozmosz Könyvek?Kozmosz Konyvek
 
Ft 30?Ft: Hungarian forint
127
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth
Vass Mihály?Vass Mihaly
Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories 17 1985-06-00 ed. Joe Haldeman Ace Science Fiction Books 0-441-56797-5
$3.50?$: US dollar
291
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Jeffrey Ridge Checkmark
Sirius, #112 1985-10-05 ed.
Milivoj Pašiček?Milivoj Pasicek
Milivoj Pashichek
Vjesnik  
Din 150?Din: Serbian and Yugoslavian dinar
132
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
mag
Nenad Martić?Nenad Martic
Checkmark
Blue Champagne 1986-01-00 John Varley Dark Harvest 0-913165-08-5
$45.00?$: US dollar
400
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Todd Cameron Hamilton Checkmark
Blue Champagne 1986-01-00 John Varley Dark Harvest 0-913165-09-3
$18.00?$: US dollar
400
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Todd Cameron Hamilton Checkmark
The Hugo Winners, Volume 5: 1980-1982 1986-04-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Doubleday 0-385-18946-X
$18.95?$: US dollar
xii+
372
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Hugo Winners, Volume 5: 1980-1982 1986-06-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Doubleday / SFBC 02882
$5.98?$: US dollar
xii+
340
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tita Nasol Checkmark
Blue Champagne 1986-11-00 John Varley Berkley Books 0-425-09336-0
$2.95?$: US dollar
290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Todd Cameron Hamilton Checkmark
Blue Champagne 1987-09-00 John Varley Ace Books 0-441-06868-5
$3.95?$: US dollar
290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Todd Cameron Hamilton Checkmark
The John Varley Reader 2004-09-00 John Varley Ace Books 0-441-01195-0
$16.00?$: US dollar
ix+
532
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer Checkmark
The John Varley Reader 2004-10-00 John Varley Ace Books / SFBC 0-7394-4671-1 / 1173161
$12.99?$: US dollar
532
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF 2013-07-04 ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 978-1-4721-0025-2
£7.99?£: UK pound
viii+
532
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Joe Roberts  
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF 2013-07-04 ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 978-1-4721-0026-9
£10.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth joeroberts.co.uk Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF 2013-09-03 ed. Mike Ashley Running Press 978-0-7624-4939-2
$13.95?$: US dollar
viii+
535
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Joe Roberts Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF 2013-11-00 ed. Mike Ashley Running Press 978-0-7624-4939-2
$14.95?$: US dollar
viii+
535
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Joe Roberts Checkmark
The John Varley Reader 2020-09-22 John Varley Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-5040-6341-8
$11.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF date unknown ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 978-1-4721-0025-2
£7.99?£: UK pound
viii+
535
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Joe Roberts  
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF date unknown ed. Mike Ashley Running Press 978-0-7624-4939-2
$14.95?$: US dollar
viii+
535
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Joe Roberts Checkmark
The John Varley Reader date unknown John Varley Ace Books 978-1-4406-2512-1
$20.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer  
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